| Money Talk|| Bitcoin has become a situation comedy - League Champs on 3/2/14 at 9:11 am|
I thought the central purpose of using a pseudo currency was to avoid all this:
[quote]Mt. Gox wasn't overseen by national regulators, so there is no entity to step in and back investors' deposits.[/quote]
[quote]Some computing experts believed any hackers might be capable of covering the tracks o...
| Political Talk|| Wut?!! The globe has actually been cooling the last decade? - League Champs on 2/9/14 at 4:03 pm|
[quote]That has cooled the average global temperature by as much as 0.2 degree Celsius (0.36 Fahrenheit) since 2001. [/quote]
[quote]“The net effect of these anomalous winds is a cooling in the 2012 global average surface air temperature of 0.1–0.2 degree Celsius, which can account for much of the ...
| O-T Lounge|| Oh, look... Duck Dynasty's ratings are up - League Champs on 1/30/14 at 10:37 pm|
[quote]DUCK DYNASTY AEN 10:00 PM 7487 3.0 (1/29)[/quote]
[quote]DUCK DYNASTY AEN 10:00 PM 6651 2.9 (1/22)[/quote]
That looks like an increase of 836,000 viewers over last week. Wonder why Toddy didn't post the ratings for this week?...
| More Sports Board|| LHSAA looking at select/non select championships in all sports - League Champs on 1/27/14 at 5:31 pm|
[quote]This year’s conference is Wednesday through Friday in Baton Rouge, and there are a number of proposals on the table to alter or expand on the football playoff format.
One would split all sports into “select” and “non-select” brackets[/quote]
[quote]Church Point football coach John Craig A...
| More Sports Board|| Shoulda kept Alex Smith - League Champs on 1/19/14 at 8:57 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| 29,000 Teslas recalled - League Champs on 1/15/14 at 7:11 pm|
[quote][u]US automotive safety regulators Tuesday classified as a recall[/u] Tesla Motors Inc’s move to provide upgraded wall adaptors and charging software, citing the risk of fire[/quote]
[quote]Tesla never used the words “recall” or “fire” in Friday’s announcement[/quote]
[quote]last November, ...
| Money Talk|| Tesla insiders are selling their stocks - League Champs on 1/10/14 at 11:20 am|
A sign of bad news to come?
[quote]Aggressive speculators may wish to follow the lead of Tesla’s insiders who have been selling their stock, the data indicates that 99 out of 106 insider transactions were sells[/quote]
[quote]Thursday TSLA finished at 147.53, – 3.75 ( 2.48%) on 5-M/shrs, less than...
| Political Talk|| Global warming. Can it get any more pathetic? - League Champs on 1/8/14 at 10:00 am|
[quote]Global Warming and Cold Outbreak Linked, Say Climate Experts[/quote]
Lets just pretend that long before we knew how much Arctic ice would melt, thereby causing this polar hurricane :lol:, the Farmers Almanac was published predicting this winter to be 'brutal'.
And since the Almanac has be...
| Political Talk|| Wow! MSNBC viewers are less educated - League Champs on 1/7/14 at 7:28 am|
It all makes sense now.
The posters on here who disparage Fox, and deny the Msnbc bias. Well, theyre just not very intelligent
[quote]It’s also slightly less educated: According to the same study, 26 percent of MSNBC viewers have a college degree, compared with 29 percent of all Americans.[/quo...
| More Sports Board|| That should keep non-conf champs out of the playoffs - League Champs on 1/2/14 at 11:37 pm|
Especially since it was Bama getting taken to the woodshed...
| Political Talk|| Has it been posted that 2013 was the lowest year in tornadoes (& forest fires) - League Champs on 12/27/13 at 8:25 pm|
I think that would be important to know as the deadline approaches toward total global warming destruction.
[quote]Whether you’re talking about tornadoes, wildfires, extreme heat or hurricanes, the good news is that weather-related disasters in the US are all way down this year compared to recent y...
| Political Talk|| 2013: largest temp decline in US in recorded history. uh, oh - League Champs on 12/21/13 at 10:45 am|
[quote]2013 is one of the ten coldest years in the US since 1895, and has had the largest year over year decline on record.[/quote]
You can see why reddit banned ...
| O-T Lounge|| My, my, my. A&E exec who suspended Phil was exec producer for 'Jesus Camp' - League Champs on 12/20/13 at 5:01 pm|
Dont have to guess her real motives behind the decision
[quote]Jesus Camp: Unfortunately, however, it appears that they were unknowingly being manipulated by the directors in their effort to cast evangelical Christianity in an unflattering light.[/quote]
Nancy Dubuc, also the executive producer ...
| O-T Lounge|| Why didnt the 4th Tesla fire make big news? - League Champs on 12/19/13 at 9:02 pm|
[quote]Authorities are currently investigating the causes of a fire in a garage in Southern California that contained a Tesla Model S.[/quote]
[quote]While the actual cause of the fire remains undetermined, Tesla Motors and the Orange County Fire Authority are publicly disputing possible causes, th...
| Tiger Rant|| Vote for former Tiger Matt Flynn - League Champs on 12/17/13 at 4:19 pm|
NFL Never say Never, moment of the week...
| Coaching Changes|| This would have been Sabans response if NOT going to Texas (Harbaugh comment) - League Champs on 12/12/13 at 1:33 pm|
[quote]"Are you trying to be funny?" Harbaugh said after he was asked a question about Texas[/quote]
Per CBSsport .com
Because Saban always takes the opportunity to denigrate reporters. The question was off the table during his appearance on Gameday for a reason...
| Coaching Changes|| The new BCS playoff is why Saban will leave - League Champs on 12/11/13 at 10:02 am|
Why play LSU, Auburn, A&M, UGA, Fla, Mizzou, S Car, etc 9 times a year, when you could do it once, maybe twice instead?
Saban at Texas would make the playoffs every year.
He only has to beat (insert SEC champ here) once to get that 3rd school a BCS. Not every stinking week, for 9 striaght wee...
| SEC Rant|| CBSsports: Bama AD on Saban to Texas tweet - "No comment" - League Champs on 12/10/13 at 8:24 pm|
[quote]When reached Tuesday night by CBSSports.com's Dennis Dodd, Alabama director of athletics director Bill Battle declined to comment on the Saban-to-Texas report.[/quote]...
| Coaching Changes|| Tracking the bidding war: Texas is at $10 mil/ Bama is at $7 mil - League Champs on 12/10/13 at 5:39 pm|
Texas is also throwing in 1% of the Longhorn Network (projected worth in the billions)...
| Coaching Changes|| Since Texas has no income tax, their offer to Saban will be tough to beat - League Champs on 12/7/13 at 6:21 pm|
@7.5 million, thats about 300,000 grand more a year in his pocket...
| O-T Lounge|| Smoking pot produces man boobs (moobs) - League Champs on 12/5/13 at 1:16 pm|
[quote]Animal studies have shown that exposure to the active ingredient in marijuana can result in a decrease in testosterone levels, a reduction of testicular size, and abnormalities in the form and function of sperm.[/quote]
[quote]Interestingly, according to ASAPS, the number of men undergoing s...
| Movie/TV Board|| Secret life of Walter Mitty with Stiller - League Champs on 12/1/13 at 7:57 pm|
Just sounds like a terrible movie...
| O-T Lounge|| Holy technology! Amazon to deliver packages using drones - League Champs on 12/1/13 at 7:09 pm|
Most packages in 30 min...
| Political Talk|| uh, Vouchers in La. schools aint the answer - League Champs on 12/1/13 at 4:45 pm|
[quote]Many Louisiana students used vouchers at failing schools[/quote]
The parents who had their kids in failing schools, used state money to take their kids to a failing private school
[quote]New data indicate that many students in Louisiana's voucher program attended schools that were graded D ...
| More Sports Board|| Longhorn fans, say hello to Nick Saban!!! - League Champs on 11/30/13 at 6:47 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| That should help with recruiting - League Champs on 11/30/13 at 6:34 pm|
But we no go to Cotton Bowl, tho...
| More Sports Board|| The king is dead. Long live Malzahn - League Champs on 11/30/13 at 6:33 pm|
And the refs made it possible by insisting on giving them the extra second. That just makes it all the more sweeter
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:...
| Political Talk|| So if gays were randomly attacked by white males in the south? - League Champs on 11/30/13 at 12:50 pm|
Would the libidiots on here claim it was just random violence? Nothing to see there?
Of course not, but its OK to minimize attacks on whites. They deserve it after all...
| Movie/TV Board|| Any good Thanksgiving related movies worth a watch? - League Champs on 11/28/13 at 8:06 am|
Key word being good. You know like how Die Hard had a Christmas back story
And of course, Groundhog Day happened, well, on Groundhog Day, Halloween on Halloween, etc
| Political Talk|| Obamacare will fail. It was designed to. - League Champs on 11/27/13 at 10:20 am|
Defense exhibit A
[b]Romneycare[/b] - enacted by legislation in 2006, repealed in 2012, even after Obamacare became law of the land.
Why? You ask
[quote]the rising cost of health care, which now accounts for [u]41 percent of the state budget[/u], demands bold action to reverse the trend.[/quo...